Category Archives: Pre-build activities

Build related bits, before the build!

Garage update – workbench done

Jon has been over the past couple of evenings and we’ve manged to finish the new workbench. Pretty simple, knocked up a frame and bolted B&Qs finest kitchen worktop to the top! It’s just over 2.5m long so plenty of … Continue reading

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Front of garage done!

Managed to get the front of the garage finished off today. New light fitted and wired in. Its definitely had the desired effect on the darkness of the front of the garage! Before:   And now: Much better! All that’s … Continue reading

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Painting update

So with just 2 weeks to go (eek!), I’ve managed to paint a third of the garage. At this rate, I should just have finished when the Westfield goes on the road! Currently looks like I’m 3.57% of the way … Continue reading

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Who’s idea was it to paint the garage anyway?

I feel like I’m perpetually painting these bloody walls. Certainly, opting to paint breeze block was not one of my brightest moments. Still, whilst it’s taking a lot of time, and a lot of paint it has definitely brightened the … Continue reading

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To the man cave…

So with seven weeks to go until the project really starts, the project is err… kinda starting. Now, at the start of this week, I was of the mindset that I wasn’t going to bother painting the garage or tarting … Continue reading

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